Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner BS-DNP
The CU College of Nursing master of science in nursing program is designed to prepare nurses for direct and indirect care roles. Students select from 12 different specialties.
The Program at a Glance
School: College of NursingCampus: CU AnschutzOnlineClassroom: Online and on campus classesRecommended completion time: 4 yearsCredits required for completion: 75
The Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner specialty prepares nurses to provide care for adult and older adult patients with acute, critical and complex chronic illnesses. The need for appropriately educated and certified adult-gerontology acute care NPs has increased over the past 10 years. The demand continues to grow for the specialized advanced practice nurse.